Discuss a problem. Or solve one. LaMonte Pierce patented a revolutionary drinking straw at JSU.
Judge Carlton W. Reeves
United States District Judge Carlton W. Reeves, a native of Yazoo City, Mississippi, assumed office on Dec. 30, 2010. Reeves was nominated by President Barack Obama.
Jackson State University alumna Rita Brent is one of the funniest comedians in the country. JSU is proud of her many accomplishments.
Fredrick Burns is a successful tech founder and entrepreneur whose mission is “to serve and add value.”
Tyra Duren is a human resources professional and the founder/owner of a non-profit for young women.
DeShuna Spencer‘s digital streaming company, kweliTV, is one of a few Black-owned networks streaming on Comcast.
Katina Rankin is an Emmy-nominated journalist and nonprofit founder.
Judge Carlyn Hicks
Award-winning attorney Carlyn Hicks has been deeply committed to improving access to civil legal aid for poor Mississippians.
Ja’el Roberson is a multi-talented professor and entrepreneur who passionately spreads the message “you are perfect for your purpose.”